I am now a little over 2/3 of the way on my journey to run a 12k. The race that seemed so far away is now just around the corner. I booked my flight today, and what had seemed to be this far off event is now becoming really real. I am actually going to have […]
Hi, my name is Kris Vierra. I have been sewing or quilting in one form or the other for over 20 years. I have run a successful long arm business for the last nine. I enjoy teaching around the US and sharing my love and passion for all things quilt related. I currently live in Lincoln, NE with my husband of 24 years, Chris, and my two children William (16) and Tony(13).
Last week was not one of my better weeks. I had a root canal, crown placement, mammogram, attended a funeral, and I had to take my cats to the vet. This last one may not sound so bad, but trust me it was not a pleasant experience. I’m not really sure who I ticked off […]
“In this generation what every woman knows is the value of a smart well-groomed appearance. The modern woman is demanding… she wants her clothes to fit well… she loves fine fabrics… but she is resourceful and practical. ” I found this old pamphlet when I was reorganizing my studio. At first, I thought is was […]
This time of year is all about giving and sharing. Unfortunately, it’s not just peace on earth and good will towards man that gets shared. It’s also Holiday treats, festive meals, (these can be lots of fun, but not necessarily good for the waist line) and in the case of my 13-year-old, the creeping crud. […]